Tomahawk School



Tomahawk School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tomahawk School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 191
1 160
2 164
3 173
4 132
5 164
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tomahawk School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Cartwright Elementary School District. It enrolls 984 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tomahawk School is the 54th largest public school in Arizona and the 1,312th largest nationally. It has 21.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 984
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,312th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 54th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 805th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 83rd out of 948

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Tomahawk School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 512
(52%)
9,743
(52%)
 Female 472
(48%)
9,162
(48%)

Tomahawk School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 874
(89%)
16,890
(89%)
 White 54
(5%)
800
(4%)
 Black 38
(4%)
744
(4%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
161
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
217
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
77
(0%)

Tomahawk School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 981
(100%)
18,845
(100%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
60
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Tomahawk School is ranked 10th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tomahawk School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Tomahawk School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 926
2006 1108
2007 1116
2008 986
2009 1020
2010 991
2011 935
2012 984

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 19.4
2007 19.2
2008 17.5
2009 20.6
2010 20.3
2011 16.5
2012 21.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7451403887689
2006 0.72924187725632
2007 0.77508960573477
2008 0.74949290060852
2009 0.69607843137255
2010 0.85065590312815
2011 0.87486631016043
2012 0.9969512195122

Compare Tomahawk School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,150.0% 21.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.7%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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